Become A Member

To become a member call (417) 325-4151 or print and mail a Membership Form.

Student (with ID)
Seniors (62+)


You can become a CBA member through our webstore or by contacting Ann McCormick, Executive Director at 417-438-3351, or Your tax-deductible contributions and membership entitles you to the following benefits:

  • 10% discount in the bookstore
  • Three issues of the Carver Connection Newsletter
  • Invitations to special events and park programs
  • Recognition in park publications and displays
  • Commemorative Carver peanut pin (first time members)
  • Volunteering opportunities to participate in park activities, committees and meetings
  • Membership card

Through your support of CBA, we are able to assist the George Washington Carver National Monument with the following activities and programs:

  • Awards for the annual 4th Grade Carver Art & Essay Contest
  • Carver Scholarship to assist our high school students with college expenses
  • Community outreach through visits to schools, churches, and civic organizations
  • The George Washington Carver Symposium, a gathering of Carver scholars and enthusiasts
  • The CBA Bookstore, located in the G.W. Carver National Monument Visitor Center
  • Materials for interactive educational activities and displays
  • Sponsorship of park events including: Art in the Park(April), Carver Day(July) and Prairie Day(September)

If you would like to make an additional donation above the membership amount, please use the donate button on the right.